She has been heating up the screens on Mzansi’s favorite local soapie, Scandal. You know her for dramatic character “Dintle”on Scandal who is all trouble. However, this young star is nothing like her onscreen character Dintle. She is a sweet, humble 24 year old living her dream. Here are things you might not know about Mapaseka.

1.Mapaseka Koetle was born in Bloemfontein in the Free State province of South Africa. She is one of two children; she has a little sister.


2. She was raised by both her parents until she was seven years old when her parents divorced, from them on she was raised only by her mother.

3.Her mother is her biggest inspiration. She taught her how to pray.

4.She started theater when she got the role of ‘Lesedi’ in the hit play “Show Off”.

5. She broke into film on Mzanzi Magic’s local film ‘Second Chances’ produced Andile Ncube.

6. Mapaseka prefers theater to television.

7. Her hidden talent is dancing.

8. The advice she would give to a 16 year old self is to listen to her elders because they care.

9. Her favorite verse in the bible is Psalms 91.

10. She owns an events company called Pasi Events which now also rents out mobile billboards.

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